Obama blames ATM machines and airport kiosks for record unemployment

Bump in the road

I guess we now know what those “bumps in the road” to economic recovery are – ATM machines and airport kiosks!

One must wonder if it even occurs to ‘the smartest man to ever be president’ that someone has to produce, deliver, set up, and service those ATMs and kiosks sold and used all over the world. An ATM machine employs more people than a bank teller, who employs no one.

No, the bumps in the road are Liberal politicians wanting to “fundamentally transform America.”

Meanwhile, back in the real world that Barack Obama has never been a part of, CNSNews.com is reporting that 28 months after Congress passed President Obama’s signature economic stimulus law, and nearly one year after he declared the summer of 2010 to be “Recovery Summer,” 1.9 million fewer people are employed.

Michelle Malkin says, “ATMs and ticket kiosks are not the enemies of economic success. These are—”

Kiosk bumps

FOX Nation (h/t Gateway Pundit) - President Obama explained to NBC News that the reason companies aren’t hiring is not because of his policies, it’s because the economy is so automated.

[…] “There are some structural issues with our economy where a lot of businesses have learned to become much more efficient with a lot fewer workers. You see it when you go to a bank and you use an ATM, you don’t go to a bank teller, or you go to the airport and you’re using a kiosk instead of checking in at the gate.”

h/t Hotair

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